Runaways alumna Ariela Barer is ready as a collection common reverse Katey Sagal and Tamala Jones in Insurgent, ABC’s drama pilot impressed by the lifetime of activist Erin Brockovich.

Government produced by Brockovich, Insurgent hails from Gray’s Anatomy and Station 19 showrunner Krista Vernoff, Davis Leisure, Sony Photos TV and ABC Studios. Written by Vernoff, Insurgent facilities on Annie “Insurgent” Bello (Sagal), a blue-collar authorized advocate and not using a regulation diploma. A humorous, messy, sensible and fearless lady who cares desperately concerning the causes she fights for and the folks she loves.

Barer will play Ziggie. The rebellious adopted daughter of Aiden and Insurgent, Ziggie goes by means of a nasty patch. She bought hooked on ache medicine after an damage, however has been drug-free for the final 72 days. A youngster who must attend Narcotics Nameless conferences on a really common foundation, Ziggie is weak as hell and wishes her mom — solely her mom is busy-busy-busy together with her newest cluster of tormented purchasers.

Vernoff govt produces by means of her Journey the Gentle banner alongside Brockovich, Davis Leisure’s John Davis and John Fox in addition to Andrew Stearn through Andrew Stearn Prods. and Journey the Gentle’s Alexandre Schmitt. Davis’ Mike Stein is Co-Producer. Sony Photos TV, the place Davis Leisure beforehand had a deal, co-produces with ABC Studios.

Barer most lately performed the position of Gert Yorkes in Marvel’s Runaways, and he or she recurred on Atypical and One Day At A Time. On the large display, she portrayed Olivia in function Girl World and can subsequent be seen as a lead in upcoming Disfluency and in a supporting position in The Final Playlist of Noise. She is repped by Myrna Lieberman Administration and Modern Artists.